A giant Donald Trump balloon set to fly across Parliament

10 July, 2018, 21:32 | Author: Wade Massey
  • A giant Donald Trump balloon set to fly across Parliament

It is reported by CNN.

A large blimp portraying U.S. President Donald Trump as a baby will fly over London during his upcoming visit to Britain.

The organizers also said that their crowdfunding was so successful that not only will the blimp fly for Trump's visit but will also be spotted in other worldwide locales.

There are rules that the Trump baby blimp must abide by, however.

Trump Jr's took the opportunity to attack London's Mayor Sadiq Khan's statements about the ongoing threat of terror attacks. "His team of urban operations met with the organisers and allowed to use the Park near the Parliament".

According to Vox, the balloon was also approved by the National Air Traffic Service and Metropolitan Police and will be tethered to the ground as it flies 98 feet above the ground in Parliament Square Garden.

When President Donald Trump visits London on July 13, he will be greeted by a 20-foot-high baby version of himself flying over Parliament.

Khan has been an outspoken opponent of Trump, saying in January that Londoners "have made it clear that Donald Trump is not welcome here", after the president testily canceled a trip to the United Kingdom.

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Mr Khan once said of the president's planned visit: "If he comes to London, President Trump will experience an open and diverse city that has always chosen unity over division and hope over fear".

Activist Leo Murray told Sky News the blimp is an "obscene mutant clone of" Trump.

The blimp protest was organized by a group that calls themselves anti-fascist "art activists" who have raised $21,154 to pay for the blimp protest, three times the group's original goal.

In London. however, the Republican's relationship with mayor Sadiq Khan has been strained.

Thus far, there has been no response from President Trump about his feelings toward his giant baby doppelgänger. "I don't think it will bother him", said a spokesperson for Republicans Overseas, a representative group for US' Republican party supporting Americans based overseas.

"But following a huge groundswell of public support for our plan, it looks like City Hall has rediscovered its sense of humor".

Activists are reportedly hoping to take baby Trump on a global tour after the vast support the stunt gained in London.

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